Kansas City Chiefs

Kansas City Chiefs Multi-Year Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Kansas City Chiefs, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Total Cap Allocations   $172,746,340 $177,495,408 $155,270,862 $92,283,037 $84,343,381
Signed Players   58 26 17 11 3
Quarterbacks   $9,058,381 $35,793,381 $46,793,381 $44,293,381 $46,293,381
Running Backs   $5,386,119 $2,951,337 $3,443,227
Fullbacks   $850,000
Wide Receivers   $22,504,395 $22,274,335
Tight Ends   $9,375,944 $9,803,444 $15,668,444 $17,533,444 $18,650,000
Offensive Line   $24,497,947 $21,952,695 $22,598,229 $23,580,093 $19,400,000
Defensive Line   $47,026,839 $60,575,213 $57,930,751 $1,179,836
Linebackers   $16,255,260 $15,487,224 $3,268,250 $1,856,283
Secondary   $31,968,955 $3,560,279 $1,168,580
Special Teams   $5,822,500 $5,097,500 $4,400,000 $3,840,000
Injured Reserve   $3,053,729
Suspended  
Dead   $11,506,781 $308,486


Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary cap figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Chiefs Salary Cap Table

Quarterbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Patrick Mahomes QB $7,433,381 $35,793,381 $46,793,381 $44,293,381 $46,293,381
Chad Henne QB $1,625,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Shane Buechele QB 0UFA
Anthony Gordon QB 0UFA
 
Running Backs Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Clyde Edwards-Helaire RB $2,459,448 $2,951,337 $3,443,227 0- 0UFA
Darrel Williams RB $1,600,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jerick McKinnon RB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Gore RB $476,671 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Le'Veon Bell RB 0UFA
Darwin Thompson RB 0UFA
 
Fullbacks Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Michael Burton FB $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Anthony Sherman FB 0UFA
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tyreek Hill WR $15,850,500 $20,685,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Byron Pringle WR $2,133,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mecole Hardman WR $1,362,287 $1,589,335 0UFA 0- 0-
Demarcus Robinson WR $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marcus Kemp WR $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Josh Gordon WR $661,108 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Joe Fortson WR $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Daurice Fountain WR 0UFA
Maurice Ffrench WR 0UFA
Chris Finke WR 0UFA
Darrius Shepherd WR 0UFA
Dalton Schoen WR 0UFA
Cornell Powell WR 0UFA
Gehrig Dieter WR 0UFA
Antonio Callaway WR 0UFA
Chad Williams WR 0UFA
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Travis Kelce TE $7,650,000 $8,900,000 $14,650,000 $16,400,000 $18,650,000
Blake Bell TE $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Noah Gray TE $738,444 $903,444 $1,018,444 $1,133,444 0UFA
Sean Culkin TE 0UFA
Evan Baylis TE 0UFA
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Laurent Duvernay-Tardif G $4,750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Joe Thuney G $4,500,000 $17,800,000 $18,900,000 $19,400,000 $19,400,000
Orlando Brown Jr. LT $3,384,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mike Remmers LT $3,300,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Andrew Wylie RT $2,133,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kyle Long G $1,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Creed Humphrey C $1,011,856 $1,264,820 $1,517,784 $1,770,748 0UFA
Austin Blythe C $990,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Nick Allegretti G $887,988 $1,002,988 0UFA 0- 0-
Lucas Niang RT $871,768 $1,027,210 $1,207,768 $1,321,668 0UFA
Trey Smith G $692,677 $857,677 $972,677 $1,087,677 0UFA
Prince Tega Wanogho T $476,658 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Austin Reiter C 0UFA
Kelechi Osemele G 0UFA
Daniel Kilgore C 0UFA
Martinas Rankin T 0UFA
Wyatt Miller T 0UFA
Bryan Witzmann G 0UFA
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Frank Clark DE $25,800,000 $26,300,000 $27,800,000 0UFA 0-
Chris Jones DT $8,541,666 $29,415,667 $27,041,666 0UFA 0-
Jarran Reed DT $5,500,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Nnadi DT $2,422,850 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Khalen Saunders DT $1,103,795 $1,218,795 0UFA 0- 0-
Alex Okafor DE $850,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Michael Danna DE $845,915 $960,915 $1,075,915 0UFA 0-
Tershawn Wharton DT $781,666 $896,667 0RFA 0- 0-
Joshua Kaindoh DE $594,281 $949,836 $1,064,836 $1,179,836 0UFA
Malik Herring DE $586,666 $833,333 $948,334 0RFA 0-
Tyler Clark DT 0UFA
 
Linebackers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Anthony Hitchens ILB $10,635,504 $12,723,750 0UFA 0- 0-
Ben Niemann LB $1,558,235 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Willie Gay Jr. OLB $1,197,965 $1,437,558 $1,677,151 0UFA 0-
Dorian O'Daniel OLB $1,138,379 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Nick Bolton LB $1,060,733 $1,325,916 $1,591,099 $1,856,283 0UFA
Demone Harris OLB $664,444 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kamalei Correa ILB 0UFA
Darius Harris OLB 0UFA
Emmanuel Smith LB 0UFA
Demone Harris OLB 0UFA
Omari Cobb LB 0UFA
Riley Cole LB 0UFA
Zayne Anderson LB 0UFA
 
Secondary Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tyrann Mathieu FS $19,733,334 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Charvarius Ward CB $3,384,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Mike Hughes CB $1,825,566 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Juan Thornhill FS $1,258,709 $1,493,494 0UFA 0- 0-
Daniel Sorensen SS $1,212,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Armani Watts FS $1,088,061 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
L'Jarius Sneed CB $938,580 $1,053,580 $1,168,580 0UFA 0-
Rashad Fenton CB $898,205 $1,013,205 0UFA 0- 0-
Deandre Baker CB $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Chris Lammons CB $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Will Parks S 0UFA
Manny Patterson S 0UFA
Jaylon McClain-Sapp CB 0UFA
Rodney Clemons S 0UFA
Marlon Character CB 0UFA
Dicaprio Bootle CB 0UFA
Devon Key S 0UFA
 
Special Teams Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Harrison Butker K $3,940,000 $4,200,000 $4,400,000 $3,840,000 0UFA
James Winchester LS $1,100,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tommy Townsend P $782,500 $897,500 0RFA 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Daurice Fountain WR $236,110 0- 0- 0- 0-
Darius Harris OLB $176,666 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shane Buechele QB $165,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Taco Charlton DE $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Dicaprio Bootle CB $95,932 $13,334 0- 0- 0-
Riley Cole LB $93,333 $6,667 0- 0- 0-
Demone Harris OLB $87,911 0- 0- 0- 0-
Cornell Powell WR $60,038 $180,114 0- 0- 0-
Devon Key S $55,000 $10,000 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Gore RB $46,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Prince Tega Wanogho T $46,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Darwin Thompson RB $41,460 $31,960 0- 0- 0-
Zayne Anderson LB $40,000 $6,667 0- 0- 0-
Bopete Keyes CB $20,705 $41,410 0- 0- 0-
Josh Gordon WR $14,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shakur Brown CB $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Omari Cobb LB $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Maurice Ffrench WR $9,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Omari Cobb LB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Javaris Davis CB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Lavert Hill CB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kalija Lipscomb WR $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Marlon Character CB $5,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0-
Cody White WR $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Darryl Williams C $4,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Rodney Clemons S $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jovahn Fair G $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Bryan Wright LB $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Yasir Durant T $3,333 $3,334 0- 0- 0-
John Lovett FB $2,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Hakeem Bailey CB $2,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Julius CB $2,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Felton Davis WR $1,668 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andre Baccellia WR $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Maurice Ffrench WR $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Justice Shelton-Mosley WR $1,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Tim Ward DE $834 0- 0- 0- 0-
Aleva Hifo WR $667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Mitchell Schwartz RT $3,750,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Eric Fisher LT $3,181,668 0- 0- 0- 0-
Alex Okafor DE $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Breeland Speaks LB $629,184 0- 0- 0- 0-
Damien Williams RB $533,334 0- 0- 0- 0-